POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Total Environmental Releases (Pounds from TRI Sources)

County: MAJOR
  • From 1998 to 2002, total releases to the environment have decreased 66%.
  • See a list of facilities contributing to this release category.
  • Chemical NameSorted by
    Total Environmental Releases
    CHROMIUM COMPOUNDS520,441
    ZINC COMPOUNDS263,762
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS215,079
    BARIUM COMPOUNDS213,682
    LEAD COMPOUNDS177,758
    COPPER COMPOUNDS175,656
    VANADIUM COMPOUNDS134,494
    MANGANESE102,618
    ARSENIC (ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS)97,976
    ASBESTOS (FRIABLE)97,119
    CADMIUM94,513
    ETHYLENE GLYCOL36,271
    DIISOCYANATES30,677
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS26,865
    METHYL ACRYLATE21,836
    N,N-DIMETHYLFORMAMIDE19,199
    MERCURY COMPOUNDS4,889
    TRIFLURALIN1,423
    POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC COMPOUNDS1,084
    NITRIC ACID374
    CAMPHECHLOR335
    BENZO(GHI)PERYLENE154

    Note: See Dioxin Compounds Summary for the contribution of dioxins to this release or waste management category (in grams).